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Pain due to sprain over the right arm - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?>
User :   haii good afternoon
User :   my dad has a problem with his right arm he says he suddenly had a catch
Doctor :   ok
User :   what would be the problem can u help him? we have tried keeping ice bags
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Occupation: Location:
User :   he is 70 and we are from bangalore
Doctor :   ok
User :XXX
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when is this?
User :   3 days
User :   the spot of pain is above the elbow below the shoulder knee (arms)
Doctor :   what are the movements that increase the pain?
Doctor :   you mean at the shoulder joint?
User :   yes
User :   when he bends the hand, lifting the hand
User :   he complains of pain
Doctor :   is he able to lift his arms above the shoulder level?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is he able to perform all the movements at the shoulder?
User :   yes but at times he complaints of pain
Doctor :   ok
User :   whom should we consult for this
Doctor :   orthopedician
User :   ok
User :   thank u
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